approach course

approach course

[ə′prōch ‚kȯrs]
(navigation)
A flight track to runway or approach fix defined by a visual or electronic aid. Also known as approach lane.
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Approach designers don't toss in a 26-degree turn at the final approach fix for no reason, nor do they allow another 16-degree turn from the final approach course to the runway--unless they have to.
On vectors, I begin the transition when I am given a heading and told "to intercept the final approach course.
This approach included a holding pattern in order to align ourselves with the final approach course.
The system will automatically slew the localizer course pointer to the correct final approach course when an ILS, localizer, back course, LDA, or SDF approach is active in the external navigator.
The aircraft overshot the runway centreline while turning onto the final approach course for Runway 33.
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August 16, 1991: IC-257 crashed into high ground near the northeastern city of Imphal, reportedly after the crew failed to follow the correct approach course, killing 69 on board.
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After overshooting the final approach course by 20 degrees, the pilot rolled wings level at .
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For the intercept to work properly with an autopilot that can actually do it, you'd need to have the nav source set to the localizer (or an extended final approach course on your GPS).
I already had the GPS approach procedure loaded and had joined the final approach course about five miles earlier.